symlinked $HOME/.login_conf ignored
rushani at bl.mmtr.or.jp
Mon Nov 29 22:33:37 PST 2004
>>> On Tue, 30 Nov 2004 01:23:23 +0100, Michael Nottebrock <michaelnottebrock at gmx.net> said:
> I just discovered that .login_conf must not be symlinked in order to get
> applied. Bug or feature?
Just a feature.
login_cap(3) says as follows,
ronment before the shell is invoked on login. Note that access to the
/etc/login.conf and .login_conf files will only be performed subject to
the security checks documented in _secure_path(3) for the uids 0 and
and you'll get the answer from _secure_path(3).
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